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Bosses average 6.4 years
Bosses average 6.4 years

Research suggests there is no "magic number" for chief executive tenure in this country, with the most poorly performing…

Injured storeman trespassed from work awarded compensation

A storeman who was trespassed from his work by turning up every day for nearly a month, even though he was too injured to…

Is this why women earn less than men?

Women earn less than men because they are seen as pushovers when they don't negotiate hard and are seen as "ball-breakers"…

Pre-job testing finds few on drugs

Just one in 100 beneficiaries who had pre-employment drug tests under a new government policy showed any sign of drug abuse…

Workplace

Is wasting time in your genes? Is wasting time in your genes?

Procrastinators everywhere should take heart in gaining…

How to build trust at work How to build trust at work

Go into many organisations and you might hear people…

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Bonus blow to minister
Bonus blow to minister

State Services Minister Jonathan Coleman says he is not happy about a cash bonus for unionised parliamentary staff, but…

Perception of bias obstacle to success
Perception of bias obstacle to success

Kiwi women should "up the attack" on breaking into top executive ranks and boardroom roles rather than being discouraged…

Living life without feeling like a fraud
Living life without feeling like a fraud

A counselling client of mine "Allie" had just been promoted at her law firm. I asked if she was excited.

Hirschfeld's tale shows importance of connecting with audience
Hirschfeld's tale shows importance of connecting with audience

Welcome to the first of my regular series entitled My Light-Bulb Moment.

Employment

Movers and shakers - April 17
Movers and shakers - April 17

Heritage Hotel Management has appointed Marcus Keenan as the new general manager of Heritage Auckland…

Police push to get more women into the force

A lack of desire to relocate and the PERF scheme of the 1990s are to blame for why there aren't enough policewomen in senior…

Pupils line up for life lessons

Workshop aims to equip school-leavers with basic grasp of 'worldly skills

Widening pay gap 'can be fixed'

The pay gap between the highest and lowest earners is getting wider. It's a trend that, says one researcher, can be traced…

Harrassment 'horseplay' - sacked worker
Harrassment 'horseplay' - sacked worker

An assistant baker fired after sexually harassing a fellow worker, tried to claim the woman involved…

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Management

What can the military teach business? What can the military teach business?

Some management consultants make good money bringing…

Henri Eliot: Are NZ boards spending enough time on strategy? Henri Eliot: Are NZ boards spending enough time on strategy?

A 2013 McKinsey survey asking board members where…

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